The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 82 103 99
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Contract jobs citing SOAP 45 47 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.87% 1.52% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.76% 5.20% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 21
Median daily rate £475 £344 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.18% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £463 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
SOAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
781 904 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.51% 29.33% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 576 427
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £14.63 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.43% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +21 36 £500 +48.14% 17
South Yorkshire -11 9 £419 +4.68% 3
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 54 (62.07%) Java
2 46 (52.87%) REST
3 41 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (40.23%) Web Services
5 31 (35.63%) SOA
6 28 (32.18%) XML
7 27 (31.03%) SQL
8 23 (26.44%) TDD
9 21 (24.14%) Oracle
10 19 (21.84%) Spring
11 17 (19.54%) JSON
12 16 (18.39%) .NET
12 16 (18.39%) WSDL
12 16 (18.39%) MuleSoft
13 15 (17.24%) QA
13 15 (17.24%) Git (software)
14 14 (16.09%) Mule
14 14 (16.09%) C#
14 14 (16.09%) Mule ESB
15 13 (14.94%) Hibernate
15 13 (14.94%) Scrum
15 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
15 13 (14.94%) SoapUI
16 12 (13.79%) BDD
16 12 (13.79%) RESTful
16 12 (13.79%) JMS
17 11 (12.64%) SharePoint
17 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
17 11 (12.64%) OO
17 11 (12.64%) Continuous Integration

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (16.09%) Mule
1 14 (16.09%) Mule ESB
2 11 (12.64%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.20%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (5.75%) Confluence
5 5 (5.75%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.60%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (4.60%) Jetty
7 2 (2.30%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.15%) CMS
8 1 (1.15%) IIS
8 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) InfoPath
2 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) GitHub
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.60%) CloudBees
3 4 (4.60%) IaaS
3 4 (4.60%) OpenShift
3 4 (4.60%) PaaS
4 1 (1.15%) Force.com
4 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) LDAP
2 2 (2.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.15%) DNS
3 1 (1.15%) Firewall
3 1 (1.15%) HTTP
3 1 (1.15%) SMTP
3 1 (1.15%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) NoSQL
2 8 (9.20%) MySQL
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.30%) DB2
6 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.94%) SoapUI
3 11 (12.64%) Jenkins
4 10 (11.49%) JIRA
5 9 (10.34%) Maven
5 9 (10.34%) Selenium
5 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio
6 8 (9.20%) JUnit
6 8 (9.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (8.05%) Mockito
8 6 (6.90%) SonarQube
9 5 (5.75%) Gradle
9 5 (5.75%) Subversion
10 4 (4.60%) Ant
10 4 (4.60%) Cucumber
10 4 (4.60%) WebDriver
11 3 (3.45%) jMock
11 3 (3.45%) Spock
11 3 (3.45%) Zephyr
12 2 (2.30%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (8.05%) Local Government
2 2 (2.30%) Banking
2 2 (2.30%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Retail
2 2 (2.30%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (55.17%) Developer
2 18 (20.69%) Java Developer
3 14 (16.09%) Architect
4 11 (12.64%) Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) Integration Developer
5 7 (8.05%) MuleSoft Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Test Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Java Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 6 (6.90%) SOA Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.75%) Manual Test Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (4.60%) CRM Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Oracle Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) SOA Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (52.87%) REST
2 35 (40.23%) Web Services
3 28 (32.18%) XML
4 19 (21.84%) Spring
5 17 (19.54%) JSON
6 16 (18.39%) .NET
6 16 (18.39%) WSDL
7 13 (14.94%) Hibernate
8 12 (13.79%) JMS
8 12 (13.79%) RESTful
9 9 (10.34%) .NET Framework
9 9 (10.34%) J2EE
10 8 (9.20%) CSS
10 8 (9.20%) HTML
10 8 (9.20%) XML Schema
10 8 (9.20%) XSD
10 8 (9.20%) XSLT
11 7 (8.05%) EJB
12 6 (6.90%) Servlets
12 6 (6.90%) UDDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) N-Tier
2 7 (8.05%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.90%) User Experience
4 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) PKI
5 3 (3.45%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.15%) IVR
6 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Replication
6 1 (1.15%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (1.15%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.49%) Linux
1 10 (11.49%) Unix
2 7 (8.05%) Windows
3 3 (3.45%) AIX
4 2 (2.30%) CentOS
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.63%) SOA
3 23 (26.44%) TDD
4 13 (14.94%) Scrum
5 12 (13.79%) BDD
6 11 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (12.64%) OO
7 10 (11.49%) Migration
8 8 (9.20%) SDLC
8 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.20%) Unit Testing
8 8 (9.20%) Workflow
9 7 (8.05%) API Development
9 7 (8.05%) BPEL
9 7 (8.05%) Build Automation
9 7 (8.05%) Open Source
9 7 (8.05%) Software Delivery
9 7 (8.05%) Test Scripting
10 6 (6.90%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (62.07%) Java
2 27 (31.03%) SQL
3 14 (16.09%) C#
4 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.75%) Groovy
7 4 (4.60%) PHP
7 4 (4.60%) Ruby
8 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.45%) C++
8 3 (3.45%) Scala
8 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.30%) Korn
10 1 (1.15%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.15%) Clojure
10 1 (1.15%) Jython
10 1 (1.15%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.45%) CCNP
3 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.45%) ISEB
3 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.45%) MCSE
3 3 (3.45%) RHCE
4 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.30%) MCITP
4 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.24%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) HL7
3 2 (2.30%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) NDS
2 2 (2.30%) GlusterFS
2 2 (2.30%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (1.15%) Docker
3 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) OpenAM
1 3 (3.45%) Puppet
2 2 (2.30%) Ansible
2 2 (2.30%) Kibana
2 2 (2.30%) logstash
2 2 (2.30%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (24.14%) Oracle
2 16 (18.39%) MuleSoft
3 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.45%) CA
4 3 (3.45%) IBM
4 3 (3.45%) Novell
4 3 (3.45%) Sun
4 3 (3.45%) Sybase
5 2 (2.30%) Solace
6 1 (1.15%) Avaya
6 1 (1.15%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.15%) Genesys
6 1 (1.15%) HP
6 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.15%) Splunk
6 1 (1.15%) VMware
6 1 (1.15%) Zend
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